Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE champion Brock Lesnar attends the UFC 184 pay-per-view

Brock Lesnar (UFC)

WWE World Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was cage side at the UFC 184 pay-per-view yesterday in Los Angeles, California, putting more fuel to the fire that he is going to the UFC following WrestleMania. “Brock was in town, he was here to talking to some people and apparently he’s a fan of the UFC and he wanted to come watch some fights,”...

Vince Russo quits website that he promoted as his

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Today, Vince Russo announced on his Facebook that he is no longer associated with the website pyroandballyhoo.com in any way, shape, or form, a website which up until today everyone thought it was his. “Please know, that if you renew your monthly membership, you will not be getting any content from Vince Russo from this day going forward. I also...

Rey Mysterio added to WrestleCon weekend in San Jose

Rey Mysterio

WrestleCon today announced that former WWE champion Rey Mysterio has been added to the WrestleCon 2015 event in San Jose, California, during the WrestleMania weekend. Rey – who is now being billed as Rey Misterio Jr. – will be signing autographs and posing for photos on Friday, March 27, between Noon and 4PM. A general admission ticket...

WWE celebrates Hulk Hogan at Madison Square Garden

Hulk Hogan

WWE celebrated Hulk Hogan and Hulkamania yesterday at Madison Square Garden during a non-televised live event billed as Hulk Hogan Appreciation Night. Jimmy Hart was the first one out to talk about Hogan and was then followed by Scott Hall and Kevin Nash who came out to the iconic nWo theme song. After taking a couple of surveys, Nash then...

Hulk Hogan Appreciation Night tonight at Madison Square Garden

Hulk Hogan

Madison Square Garden plays host to a special WWE night today as Hulk Hogan returns to the world’s most famous arena for the first time in over a decade for a non-televised live event promoted as Hulk Hogan Appreciation Night. Apart from Hogan, Kevin Nash and Scott Hall will also make an appearance and those two will be together at MSG for the...

Seth Rollins appears on The Daily Show and invites Stewart to Raw

Seth Rollins

Seth Rollins showed up on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart yesterday, first appearing in a split screen interrupting one of the segments and then while Stewart was cutting a promo on him, Rollins came out from behind with his Money In The Bank briefcase. Rollins told Stewart to “bring it” and Stewart said that he will but unfortunately he...

Rey Mysterio gone from WWE

Rey Mysterio

Former WWE and World Heavyweight champion Rey Mysterio is officially gone from the company, ending a 13 year WWE career which started in 2002. His profile on WWE.COM has already been moved to the Alumni section. The 40 year old popular Superstar made his debut in the WWE on a July 2002 edition of Smackdown and quickly became one of the main men of...

WWE Network plans for WrestleMania 31 weekend revealed

WWE Network

WWE revealed the plans for the WrestleMania weekend on the WWE Network today, officially announcing that the Hall of Fame ceremony will once again air live as expected. On Thursday, March 26, and Friday, March 27, WWE will present WrestleMania Today live from the WrestleMania Axxess in San Jose. Last year WrestleMania Today featured a panel for...

WWE launches Superstars for Hope for WrestleMania 31

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Once again WWE will be hosting the Superstars for Hope, a fundraising campaign on Indiegogo, the world’s largest crowdfunding platform, to benefit Special Olympics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford in honor of Connor’s Cure. To kick off Superstars for Hope, WWE and the San Francisco 49ers Foundation have each donated $25,000...

Hogan, Cena, and Stephanie on #31to31 Tech Tour in California

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan, John Cena, and Stephanie McMahon were at the Twitter headquarters in San Francisco, California, for a Q&A with fans and all three of them got the #AskSteph, #AskCena, and #AskHulk hashtags trending worldwide. Fans asked all kind of questions during the session. One asked Cena if he will ever propose to Nikki, to which he replied to...

Minneapolis prepares to bid for WrestleMania 33

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The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal is reporting that officials from the city will be working along with Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority to bid on WrestleMania 33, proposing the Vikings Stadium as the host. The bid for the 2017 WrestleMania has not been issued yet but there’s already a fight from the city of Philadelphia who intends...

TNA signs 7-year television deal with India’s Sony SIX

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TNA and Sony SIX in India today announced a very long-term deal which will see Sony SIX exclusively carrying TNA programming until 2022. The partnership also includes a commitment to the discovery and development of talent from the Indian subcontinent to join the TNA roster, following in the footsteps of Mahabali Shera – who last year became...

Raw rating for 02/23/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw this week with the fall out from the Fastlane pay-per-view drew a total of 4,122,00 viewers, up 125,000 viewers from last week’s show. The show started with 4,082,000 viewers then increased slightly to 4,109,000 viewers in the second hour before finishing the night with 4,176,000 in the third and final hour. It’s the first...

David Otunga to appear on the Steve Harvey show today

David Otunga

WWE Superstar David Otunga will be on the Steve Harvey show today to surprise a guest who’s ready to make a major lifestyle transformation. On today’s show, Harvey will welcome Kristen, who is turning her boyfriend Buddha in, for his unhealthy lifestyle. Buddha consumes 15,000 calories a day and Harvey will surprise Buddha with fitness guru...

WWE reaches 4.2 billion views on YouTube

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WWE issued a press release today announcing that with more than 4.2 billion video views on YouTube in the last 12 months, WWE has become the number one sports channel ahead of the NBA, MLB, NFL, NHL, ESPN, and NASCAR. In addition, WWE on YouTube has more than 5.2 million subscribers, which is more than MLB, NFL, NHL, ESPN, NASCAR, MLS and NBC...